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Andrology (includes concentration, motility and morphology)

EPTIS factsheet 406679 | Last revision 2023-05-30 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts406679 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts406679

PT provider
PT provider UK NEQAS for Reproductive Science UK NEQAS for Reproductive Science
Based in United Kingdom
Language(s) English
Remarks Where possible, you should be able to process the samples as you would using the methods you use for your patients' samples in your laboratory. Please contact us if you have any questions. Web link: - https://mft.nhs.uk/saint-marys/services/gynaecology/reproductive-medicine/ukneqasreproductive-science/
Product groups Human test material
Testing fields
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Semen (preserved in 10% neutral buffered formalin) Sperm concentration Improved Neubauer
Sperm morphology (practical) WHO 2010/Strict criteria
Online sperm videos Sperm motility WHO 2010 criteria
Online sperm images Interpretive morphology Papanicolaou stained images
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants Laboratories performing semen analysis anywhere in the world
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants 260
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by UKAS on the basis of IEC/ISO 17043:2010

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee £685.21 (GBP)
Regularly operated Yes (Every three months)
Year of first operation 1993
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
UK NEQAS for Reproductive Science
St Mary's Hospital, Oxford Road
Manchester, M13 9WL
United Kingdom

Phone: 00441612766456
Web: http://www.cmft.nhs.uk/ukneqasrepsci.aspx http://www.cmft.nhs.uk/ukneqasrepsci.aspx
Mr Peter Goddard
Phone: 00441612766456
Email: pete.goddard@cmft.nhs.uk pete.goddard@cmft.nhs.uk
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in United Kingdom, Mr Savvas Xystouris. Mr Savvas Xystouris.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5